Stephen Hal Fishman
Stephen Hal Fishman is an Austin-based video artist, designer and performer creating experimental animated films, music videos, print media, interactive installations and live visual accompaniment for music and dance. His work focuses on the intersection of art and technology. It is a synthesis of humor, cultural subversion, and fantasy.
His short animated films and music videos have been shown in festivals all over the U.S. and Europe. His interactive pieces have been shown at the New Media Art and Sound Summit, Fusebox Festival, Art of the Brew and the Museum of Human Achievement in Austin. In 2016, he was a resident at UT Dallas’s Central Trak gallery. He held the Co-Lab Projects online Bit Residency in 2017, and is currently a Moha4 online resident for the Museum of Human Achievement. He has performed with Total Unicorn in South-By-Southwest’s music festivals from 2012 to 2017, the CIMM festival in Chicago in 2016, the CODAME festival in San Francisco in 2015, and Austin’s Outsider Festival in 2016 and 2017.
Since 2008, Stephen has helped to program and direct the Austin Museum of Digital Art, a nomadic non-profit digital arts organization.